The programme provides a strong grounding in scientific writing and communication, statistical analysis, and experimental design. It is designed for flexibility, to enable you to customise a portfolio of courses suited to your particular interests.
You can choose from a range of specialised options that encompass key skills in: ethics, legislative policy and welfare science – critical for promoting humane treatment of both captive and wild animals; monitoring and assessing biodiversity – critical for understanding the impacts of environmental change; quantitative analyses of ecological and epidemiological data – critical for animal health and conservation.
You can exit at the end of 9 months with PgDip Animal Welfare Science, Ethics and Law.
A 2:2 Honours degree or equivalent in a relevant subject or professional experience. In your application, please submit a personal statement (up to 200 words) outlining your interests and why you want to study this programme at the University of Glasgow.
College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences
Biodiversity, Animal Health and Comparative Medicine